Month: March 2016

Ballarat Civic Hall Tells a Ryder-Cheshire Story

 The Ballarat Civic Hall is gathering stories for historical records. The Ryder-Cheshire Foundation Victoria Ballarat Support Group was asked to add their story to the collection, as it was back in 1964 that its birth took place when Leonard Cheshire visited Ballarat. The late Group Captain Lord Leonard Cheshire of Woodhall VC, OM, DSO, DFC […]


My Raphael Family I have been asked to submit an article about my time at Raphael in October/November 2014 but I just don’t know where to start.  My 19 yr old daughter and I spent almost two months at Raphael so you would think I could come up with something.  My fear is not being […]